[1002 N. Mallard]

One of 667 photographs in the series: Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas: An Inventory for The City of Palestine available on this site.

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Photograph of a white, two-story frame house located at 1002 N. Mallard in Palestine, Texas. It has characteristics of the Queen Anne style, such as the asymmetrical massing, vertical emphasis and variety of exterior materials.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Hardy, Heck, Moore June 1991.

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This photograph is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2006 and was provided by Palestine Public Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 18 times . More information about this photograph can be viewed below.

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Photograph of a white, two-story frame house located at 1002 N. Mallard in Palestine, Texas. It has characteristics of the Queen Anne style, such as the asymmetrical massing, vertical emphasis and variety of exterior materials.

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1 photograph : positive, col. ; 35 mm.

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Photograph of 1002 N. Mallard taken from the road. Photo was taken for the Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas 1989-1991. This 2-story frame residence reflects Palestine’s rapid expansion during the late 19th century. As were most of the houses built at that time, this building features characteristics of the Queen Anne style, such as the asymmetrical massing, vertical emphasis and variety of exterior materials. The building is in fair condition, but retains much of its historic character and integrity. James A. and Mattie A. Owens were the earliest known owners of this dwelling, which was believed to have been built around the turn of the century. The Owens, who owned the house, lived here from as early as 1926 through the mid-1930s. Mr. Owens worked for the I&GN Railroad. By 1941 the house was occupied by Henry L. and Billie Averitte.

Taken from: Historic Resources Survey of Palestine, Texas: An Inventory for The City of Palestine, Volume IV, Color Slides, June 1991

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Rescuing Texas History, 2006

Rescuing Texas History is a project that aims to digitize at-risk photographs, maps, artwork, and more. Funding was provided by the Summerlee Foundation of Dallas.

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  • June 1991

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  • March 9, 2006, 11:42 a.m.

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  • Aug. 11, 2014, 12:27 p.m.

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Hardy, Heck, Moore. [1002 N. Mallard], photograph, June 1991; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth10134/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Palestine Public Library.